The Architectural Woodwork Institute is a
nonprofit trade association founded in 1953. Today, AWI represents nearly 4000 members consisting of architectural woodworkers,
suppliers, design professionals and students from around the world.
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is a
501(c)(3) non profit organization that certifies sustainable business, homes, hospitals, schools, and neighborhoods. USGBC is
dedicated to expanding green building practices and education, and its LEED® (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design)
Green Building Rating SystemTM.
Spec It Green: The Local Advantage
(hosted by NYIRN) is an educational and networking seminar series created to discuss issues related to constructing High
Performance Buildings and bring together the architecture, design and construction community with local building product
manufacturers to foster the green building materials market and contribute to a sustainable NYC.
Forest Stewardship Council™ is an
international non-for-profit organization that monitors the process of lumber and paper production from seedling throughout the
entire cycle with the FSC® chain of custody program which promotes responsible stewardship of the world's forests.
American Institute of Architects has
been the leading professional membership association for licensed architects, emerging professionals, and allied partners since
Manufacturing Woodworkers Association
of Greater New York, Inc is a labor based organization made up of members of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and